C Helmer

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Descriptive epidemiology and risk factors of depression in the elderly]
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U 593, Universite de Bordeaux, France
    Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil 2:S7-12. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Dementia in subjects aged 75 years or over within the PAQUID cohort: prevalence and burden by severity
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U 593 Université de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:87-94. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, cognitive decline, and incident dementia: the 3C Study
    C Helmer
    Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, F 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France
    Neurology 77:2043-51. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of 6-month decline in ADAS-cog for survival without severe Alzheimer's disease
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U593, Universite de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:168-74. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between antioxidant nutritional indicators and the incidence of dementia: results from the PAQUID prospective cohort study
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1555-61. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Primary and secondary care consultations in elderly demented individuals in France. Results from the Three-City Study
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM, U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:407-15. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality with dementia: results from a French prospective community-based cohort
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    Am J Epidemiol 154:642-8. 2001
  8. pmc Occupation during life and risk of dementia in French elderly community residents
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:303-9. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Becoming a nonagenarian: factors associated with survival up to 90 years old in 70+ men and women. Results from the PAQUID longitudinal cohort
    A Edjolo
    Arlette Edjolo, ISPED, INSERM U897, Case 11, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France, tel 33 5 57 57 46 13, fax 33 5 57 57 14 86
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:881-92. 2013
  10. pmc Are sex and educational level independent predictors of dementia and Alzheimer's disease? Incidence data from the PAQUID project
    L Letenneur
    Unité INSERM 330, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 66:177-83. 1999

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint [Descriptive epidemiology and risk factors of depression in the elderly]
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U 593, Universite de Bordeaux, France
    Psychol Neuropsychiatr Vieil 2:S7-12. 2004
    ..To decrease the consequences of depression and to improve the quality of life of the elderly, the screening and treatment of depression should be strengthened in the general elderly population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dementia in subjects aged 75 years or over within the PAQUID cohort: prevalence and burden by severity
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U 593 Université de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 22:87-94. 2006
    ..To analyze the prevalence of dementia by severity and to describe the sociodemographic characteristics of people with dementia in the community, as well as the consequences of this disease in terms of disability and institutionalization...
  3. doi request reprint Chronic kidney disease, cognitive decline, and incident dementia: the 3C Study
    C Helmer
    Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, F 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France
    Neurology 77:2043-51. 2011
    ..To evaluate the longitudinal relationship between moderate chronic kidney disease (CKD), decline in kidney function, and microalbuminuria with subsequent cognitive decline and incident dementia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of 6-month decline in ADAS-cog for survival without severe Alzheimer's disease
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U593, Universite de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:168-74. 2007
    ..To determine the predictive value of the 6-month evolution of the ADAS-cog score in initially mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients on the risk of death or severe dementia (MMSE <10) within 2 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between antioxidant nutritional indicators and the incidence of dementia: results from the PAQUID prospective cohort study
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1555-61. 2003
    ..To analyse the relation between antioxidant vitamins A, E, and malondialdehyde (MDA) lipoperoxidation product plasma concentrations with incident dementia...
  6. doi request reprint Primary and secondary care consultations in elderly demented individuals in France. Results from the Three-City Study
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM, U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:407-15. 2008
    ..Our purpose was to analyze consultations with primary- and secondary-care physicians by demented people and identify factors that hamper or facilitate consultation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality with dementia: results from a French prospective community-based cohort
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
    Am J Epidemiol 154:642-8. 2001
    ..47, 95% CI: 0.27, 0.83). Educational level was not significantly associated with survival in persons with dementia. These results provide further evidence of the malignancy of dementia, which will be a challenge for the 21st century...
  8. pmc Occupation during life and risk of dementia in French elderly community residents
    C Helmer
    INSERM U 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 71:303-9. 2001
    ..To determine whether principal occupation during life is a risk factor for incident Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, or dementia with parkinsonism...
  9. ncbi request reprint Becoming a nonagenarian: factors associated with survival up to 90 years old in 70+ men and women. Results from the PAQUID longitudinal cohort
    A Edjolo
    Arlette Edjolo, ISPED, INSERM U897, Case 11, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France, tel 33 5 57 57 46 13, fax 33 5 57 57 14 86
    J Nutr Health Aging 17:881-92. 2013
    ..To identify factors associated with survival to the age of 90 years old in 70+ elderly people. Design: The PAQUID prospective cohort on brain and functional ageing...
  10. pmc Are sex and educational level independent predictors of dementia and Alzheimer's disease? Incidence data from the PAQUID project
    L Letenneur
    Unité INSERM 330, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 66:177-83. 1999
    ..To examine the age specific risk of Alzheimer's disease according to sex, and to explore the role of education in a cohort of elderly community residents aged 65 years and older...
  11. ncbi request reprint Subjective health and mortality in French elderly women and men
    C Helmer
    INSERM Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, Universite de Bordeaux II, France
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:S84-92. 1999
    ..To examine the predictive value of subjective health on mortality separately in women and men, independently of other health measures, and to explain the differences between sexes by way of cognition, depression, and disability...
  12. doi request reprint A simple score to predict survival with dementia in the general population
    F Delva
    centre Inserm U897, ISPED, CHU de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Neuroepidemiology 41:20-8. 2013
    ..This study was designed to develop a practical risk score for predicting 5-year survival after the diagnosis of dementia...
  13. doi request reprint Oral health condition of French elderly and risk of dementia: a longitudinal cohort study
    E Arrive
    Department of Oral Health, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:230-8. 2012
    ..The objective of this study thus was to describe the oral condition of French community-dwelling elderly persons and to assess its relationship with the occurrence of dementia...
  14. doi request reprint A 15-year population-based cohort study of the incidence of Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies in an elderly French cohort
    F Perez
    Parkinson s Disease and Related Disorders Unit, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University Hospital, Bordeaux, France
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:742-6. 2010
    ..To provide global and age-related incidence over 65 years of Parkinsonian syndromes (PS), Parkinson's disease (PD) and suspected dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)...
  15. doi request reprint [Relationship between educational level and dementia: social factor and age-related chronic disease]
    J F Dartigues
    INSERM U897, Université Bordeaux Segalen, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 61:S195-8. 2013
    ..With the general improvement of the educational level, the age-related incidence of AD and dementia should decrease in the future. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Fast cognitive decline at the time of dementia diagnosis: a major prognostic factor for survival in the community
    Laure Carcaillon
    INSERM, Unit 593, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:439-45. 2007
    ..Our study aimed at confirming the concept of fast decliners at the time of Alzheimer's disease (AD) diagnosis which best predicts mortality, in an unselected sample...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Alzheimer's disease: a public health problem: yes, but a priority?]
    J F Dartigues
    Unité INSERM 330, Universite de Bordeaux II, Bordeaux
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 158:311-5. 2002
    ..In summary, Alzheimer's Disease (AD) has all the criteria required for a major public health problem. In spite of this observation, AD is not yet considered as a priority for health authorities, although attitudes are changing...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Quasi-experimental evaluation of a nutritional educational intervention among home support assistants for the elderly]
    P Barberger-Gateau
    Unité INSERM U593 Epidémiologie, Santé Publique et Développement, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 54:233-43. 2006
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the impact of a nutritional education intervention on knowledge and practices among home support assistants for the elderly...
  19. ncbi request reprint Validity of the free and cued selective reminding test in predicting dementia: the 3C study
    S Auriacombe
    Hôpital Pellegrin CMRR, 33076 Bordeaux CEDEX France
    Neurology 74:1760-7. 2010
    ..We assessed the validity of the Free and Cued Selective Reminding Test (FCSRT) in predicting dementia 2 and 5 years after initial evaluation in a population-based cohort over age 65 years participating in the French 3 Cities (3C) study...
  20. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cognitive decline in French elders: the Three-City Study
    C Raffaitin
    Diabetology Nutrition Unit, University Hospital of Bordeaux, Pessac, France
    Neurology 76:518-25. 2011
    ..To examine associations between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its individual components with risk of cognitive decline on specific cognitive functions...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of dementia and Alzheimer's disease among subjects aged 75 years or over: updated results of the PAQUID cohort]
    H Ramaroson
    Unité INSERM 330, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 159:405-11. 2003
    ..These results point out the importance of regarding dementia as a Public Health priority and of developing necessary measures for caring for these subjects, whether residing in their home or an institution...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nutritional factors and risk of incident dementia in the PAQUID longitudinal cohort
    S Larrieu
    Epidemiology Research Unit, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale INSERM U593, Bordeaux Cedex, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 8:150-4. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to present a summary of the results obtained in the PAQUID study regarding wine consumption, fish and seafood consumption and vitamin A and E plasma concentrations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Natural history of decline in instrumental activities of daily living performance over the 10 years preceding the clinical diagnosis of dementia: a prospective population-based study
    Karine Pérès
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale U593, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:37-44. 2008
    ..To study the subtle changes in instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) over the 10 years preceding the clinical diagnosis of dementia...
  24. ncbi request reprint The 9 year cognitive decline before dementia of the Alzheimer type: a prospective population-based study
    Helene Amieva
    INSERM Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unit 593, Bordeaux, France
    Brain 128:1093-101. 2005
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  25. ncbi request reprint Ten-year change in disability prevalence and related factors in two generations of French elderly community dwellers: data from the PAQUID study
    Karine Pérès
    INSERM U593, Case 11, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:229-35. 2005
    ..Our aim was to study the 10-year evolution of disability prevalence in elderly community dwellers and related factors...
  26. doi request reprint Prevalence of cholinesterase inhibitors in subjects with dementia in Europe
    Antoine Pariente
    INSERM, U657, F33076 Bordeaux, France
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:655-60. 2008
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of cholinesterase inhibitor (ChI) treatment in subjects with dementia in European countries...
  27. doi request reprint What aspects of social network are protective for dementia? Not the quantity but the quality of social interactions is protective up to 15 years later
    Helene Amieva
    INSERM, U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146 rue Leo Saignat, F 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France
    Psychosom Med 72:905-11. 2010
    ..To test the association between several social networks variables reflecting both structural characteristics and quality of relationships with the risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease 5 and up to 15 years later...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of Alzheimer disease and related disorders]
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM U 593, Universite de Bordeaux II, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 22:288-96. 2006
    ..Four ways of prevention are credible. The most important is the treatment of vascular risk factors and particularly hypertension. Other ways are nutritional factors, stimulating leisure activities and depression...
  29. doi request reprint [Activities in retired people and the risk of dementia]
    Melanie Le Goff
    Inserm U897 et Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146, rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    C R Biol 332:378-84. 2009
    ..The age of cessation of professional activity is not associated with the risk of dementia. An active life seems to be a possible way to prevent dementia...
  30. pmc Metabolic syndrome and risk for incident Alzheimer's disease or vascular dementia: the Three-City Study
    Christelle Raffaitin
    Diabetology Nutrition Unit, University Hospital of Bordeaux, Pessac, France
    Diabetes Care 32:169-74. 2009
    ..Associations between metabolic syndrome and its individual components with risk of incident dementia and its different subtypes are inconsistent...
  31. pmc Aluminum and silica in drinking water and the risk of Alzheimer's disease or cognitive decline: findings from 15-year follow-up of the PAQUID cohort
    Virginie Rondeau
    Division of Biostatistics, Unité 897, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Bordeaux F 33076, France
    Am J Epidemiol 169:489-96. 2009
    ..89, P=0.036). However, geographic exposure to aluminum or silica from tap water was not associated with dementia. High consumption of aluminum from drinking water may be a risk factor for Alzheimer's disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint The disablement process: a conceptual framework for dementia-associated disability
    P Barberger-Gateau
    INSERM U330, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:60-6. 2002
    ..We show how the model can help in understanding the functional consequences of dementia, for better assessment and management of demented subjects...
  33. ncbi request reprint Dementia case management effectiveness on health care costs and resource utilization: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    C Pimouguet
    INSERM, U 897, and Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33 076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    J Nutr Health Aging 14:669-76. 2010
    ..Further research should focus on determining subgroups of caregivers who could benefit the most from case management...
  34. ncbi request reprint Vasodilators and nootropics as predictors of dementia and mortality in the PAQUID cohort
    Jean Francois Dartigues
    INSERM U 593, Universite de Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:395-9. 2007
    ..To assess the effects of treatment for memory impairment and the Ginkgo biloba extract (EGb 761) on dementia, mortality, and survival without dementia...
  35. doi request reprint Hyperglycaemia, microangiopathy, diabetes and dementia risk
    I Bourdel-Marchasson
    CHU of Bordeaux, Department of Gerontology, Bordeaux, France
    Diabetes Metab 36:S112-8. 2010
    ..Which preventive actions should be implemented in aging patients with diabetes? Finally, what type of care should be provided for people with diabetes and mild cognitive impairment or overt dementia to slow down cognitive worsening?..
  36. ncbi request reprint Plasma retinol and association with socio-demographic and dietary characteristics of free-living older persons: the Bordeaux sample of the three-city study
    Catherine Feart
    INSERM, U897, Univ Victor Segalen Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 80:32-44. 2010
    ..These results allow targeting older individuals who are at risk of either excessive or deficient vitamin A status and who should benefit from dietary counseling...
  37. doi request reprint A subtest of the MMSE as a valid test of episodic memory? Comparison with the Free and Cued Reminding Test
    Laure Carcaillon
    INSERM, Unit 897, Bordeaux, France
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:429-38. 2009
    ..Episodic memory impairment is known to be the core of Alzheimer's disease (AD) dementia syndrome and one of the earliest domains to decline. However, episodic memory tests are long and expensive...
  38. pmc Macronutrient intake and discrepancy with nutritional recommendations in a group of elderly diabetic subjects
    Catherine Helmer
    INSERM, U593, 146 rue Leo Saignat, Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Br J Nutr 99:632-8. 2008
    ..These results should be taken into account to adapt nutritional advice given to the diabetic population...
  39. pmc Seropositivity to herpes simplex virus antibodies and risk of Alzheimer's disease: a population-based cohort study
    Luc Letenneur
    INSERM, U897, Bordeaux, France
    PLoS ONE 3:e3637. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Bronchitis-like symptoms and proximity air pollution in French elderly
    Malek Bentayeb
    INSERM, UMR S 707 EPAR, Paris F 75012, France
    Respir Med 104:880-8. 2010
    ..Our aim was to explore the association between respiratory health and proximity air quality in elderly...
  41. doi request reprint Effects of exercise programs to prevent decline in health-related quality of life in highly deconditioned institutionalized elderly persons: a randomized controlled trial
    Arnaud Dechamps
    Department of Physical Activity and Exercise Psychology, LACES 4140, Faculte des Sciences du Sport, Bordeaux, France
    Arch Intern Med 170:162-9. 2010
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of chronic kidney disease in France]
    Benedicte Stengel
    INSERM U780 IFR69, Unité de recherches en épidémiologie et biostatistiques, Villejuif
    Presse Med 36:1811-21. 2007
    ..In two thirds of those older than 70 years, the GFR estimated by laboratories according to Cockcroft and Gault's formula is between 30 and 60 mL/min, but this does not always signal the presence of chronic kidney disease...